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Mark Twain's humor: the image of a world. Pascal Covici, Jr.

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Author/Creator:
Covici, Pascal, 1930-
Publication:
Dallas, Texas, Southern Methodist University Press [1962]
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, [1], 266 p. 23 cm.
Subjects:
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 -- Humor.
Humorous stories, American -- History and criticism.
Place of Publication:
United States Texas Dallas.
Contents:
The material of humor. From the Old Southwest
The narrator. Beginning of a strategy; The strategy developed
Parodies and burlesques. Form and force
The hoax. Revelation; Fooling poor old Huck
Calling the bluff: images of darkness and of light. Was Hadleyburg corrupted?; The ills of humanity; The hoax as cosmology.
Notes:
"Copyright 1962 by Southern Methodist University Press."
Dark blue cloth boards; stamped on gold on spine.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-260) and index.
Local notes:
Culture Class Collection copy has dustjacket retained.
Penn Chronology:
1962
Contributor:
Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
American Culture Class Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
271031
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